How will the stimulus affect your wallet? According to an article from CNN, most individuals will get a $400.00 tax credit and most couples will get an $800.00 credit. This would be an extra thirteen dollars a week in the paycheck starting in June.  Some students will get $2,500 tuition tax credit First time homebuyers may qualify for a tax credit of up to $8,000. People who receive Social Security will get a one-time payment of $250.  No action is required if you qualify. The social security website provides details.

Tax Refund

Did you know that you can check the status of your tax refund? Just go to the IRS website and type in your social security number and the amount of the refund and it should let you know the status. If you just sent your refund in, then it may not work.  Check the link out below.